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Offer,Life with Czech Music - Janacek & Martinu

Elisabeth Söderström (soprano), Drahomira Drobkova (contralto), Frantisek Livora (tenor), Richard Novak (bass), Jan Hora (organ), Kvetoslava Nemeckova (soprano), Leo Marian Vodicka (tenor), Vaclav Zitek (baritone), Josef Ruzicka (piano), Jan Bouse (timpani), Eva Urbanova (soprano), Bernarda Fink (contralto),...

Even the recording acoustic is warm, enough sometimes to curl the music’s edges and smudge away little details. But Mackerras’s handling of this repertoire is so fresh, so responsive to the folk-music... More…

4 CDs + DVD Video

Original price ($41.00) Reduced price $28.75

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Contents

Janáček: Jealousy (original prelude to Jenufa)

Work length5:36
$0.80
$1.05
  • Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras

Excerpt, Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen

Work length19:40
$1.60
$2.10
  • Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras

Andante - Allegro - Stesso tempo - Meno mosso - Presto - Tempo I

Track length9:19
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$1.05

Andante - Moderato - Allegro

Track length10:21
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$1.05

Janáček: Šárka: Overture

Work length4:10
$0.80
$1.05
  • Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras

Janáček: Taras Bulba

Work length22:56
$2.40
$3.15
  • Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras

The Death of Andrei

Track length8:14
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The Death of Ostap

Track length5:23
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The Prophecy and Death of Taras Bulba

Track length9:19
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Janáček: Katya Kabanova

Work length6:46
$2.40
$3.15
  • Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras

Act 1, Introduction

Track length4:21
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Act 1 - Intermezzo

Track length1:19
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Act 2 - Intermezzo

Track length1:06
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Janáček: Schluck und Jau

Work length9:19
$1.60
$2.10
  • Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras

Andante

Track length4:09
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Allegretto

Track length5:10
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$1.05

Janáček: Sinfonietta

Work length24:04
$4.00
$5.25
  • Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras

I. Allegretto

Track length2:15
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II. Andante

Track length5:52
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III. Moderato

Track length5:22
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$1.05

IV. Allegretto

Track length3:01
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V. Andante con moto - Allegretto

Track length7:34
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Charles Mackerras: Interview with Sir Charles Mackerras

Work length12:27
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$1.05
  • Sir Charles Mackerras

Janáček: Glagolitic Mass

Work length40:21
$6.40
$8.40
  • Elisabeth Söderströmová, František Livora, Drahomíra Drobková, Richard Novák, Jan Hora (soloist)
  • Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Prague Philharmonic Choir
  • Sir Charles Mackerras, Lubomír Mátl

Introduction

Track length2:58
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Kyrie eleison

Track length3:20
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Gloria

Track length6:32
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Credo

Track length11:36
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Sanctus

Track length6:32
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Agnus Dei

Track length4:56
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Postludium

Track length2:35
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Intrada

Track length1:52
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Janáček: Amarus. Cantata for Soloists, Mixed Chorus and Orchestra

Work length29:28
$4.00
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  • Květoslava Němečková, Václav Zítek, Leo Marian Vodička
  • Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Prague Philharmonic Choir
  • Sir Charles Mackerras, Lubomír Mátl

I. Moderato - II, Andante (att.)

Track length4:33
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Andante (att.)

Track length7:24
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Moderato

Track length8:18
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Adagio

Track length3:41
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Epilog

Track length5:32
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Martinů: Orchestral suite from the Opera Juliette for Large Orchestra

Work length13:24
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  • Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras

Poco andante

Track length4:54
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Vivo

Track length4:00
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Lento

Track length4:30
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Martinů: Field Mass. Cantata for Baritone, Male Chorus and Orchestra

Work length25:05
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$1.05
  • Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Prague Philharmonic Choir
  • Sir Charles Mackerras, Lubomír Mátl

Martinů: Double Concerto for Strings, Piano & Timpani, H. 271

Work length21:48
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  • Josef Růžička (soloist), Jan Bouše (soloist)
  • Czech Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras

I. Poco Allegro

Track length6:27
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III. Largo

Track length8:31
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V. Allegro

Track length6:50
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Martinů: Les Fresques de Piero della Francesca for large orchestra

Work length17:36
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$3.15
  • Czech Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras

Andante poco moderato

Track length6:44
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Adagio

Track length5:50
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$1.05

Poco allegro

Track length5:02
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$1.05